Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 186 211
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 +51
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 35 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.71% 0.92% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.60% 6.01% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 20
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% -11.11%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% -11.11%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 761 832 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.33% 15.25% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 668 713 1092
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.30% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,550 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - -

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 32 (91.43%) Python
1 32 (91.43%) Puppet
1 32 (91.43%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (88.57%) Linux
3 30 (85.71%) DevOps
4 27 (77.14%) Ruby
5 25 (71.43%) Bash Shell
6 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
7 23 (65.71%) Xen
8 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (60.00%) SQL
10 20 (57.14%) CloudStack
10 20 (57.14%) Cobbler
10 20 (57.14%) Unix
10 20 (57.14%) vSphere
11 18 (51.43%) XenServer
11 18 (51.43%) EnterpriseDB
11 18 (51.43%) Scrum
11 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (51.43%) RUP
11 18 (51.43%) Oracle
11 18 (51.43%) DSDM
11 18 (51.43%) Tivoli
11 18 (51.43%) Shell Script
12 14 (40.00%) Ansible
13 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 7 (20.00%) Internet
14 7 (20.00%) Red Hat

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (57.14%) CloudStack
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Jetty
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) IaaS
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DMZ
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Gradle
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.86%) Wercker
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (60.00%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Debian
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) DevOps
2 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (51.43%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (51.43%) DSDM
4 18 (51.43%) RUP
4 18 (51.43%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Presales
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Open Source
7 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) Python
2 27 (77.14%) Ruby
3 25 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 18 (51.43%) Shell Script
6 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (14.29%) Perl
8 3 (8.57%) Bourne shell
8 3 (8.57%) Java
9 2 (5.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Xen
2 20 (57.14%) vSphere
3 18 (51.43%) XenServer
4 6 (17.14%) KVM
5 2 (5.71%) Docker
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (91.43%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (91.43%) Puppet
2 20 (57.14%) Cobbler
3 18 (51.43%) Tivoli
4 14 (40.00%) Ansible
5 3 (8.57%) Nagios
5 3 (8.57%) OpenNMS
5 3 (8.57%) ZABBIX
6 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.71%) Rancher
6 2 (5.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) EnterpriseDB
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 4 (11.43%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) VMware